This collection of songs was recorded around 2003 on a home computer by Steve Mayhew & Damian Mah in an 8 week marathon at Damos house in Brunswick Melbourne. It was a fun time and we had some talented friends contribute their playing. Most of the songs were written on the spot or during that time for the album and it was worked out carefully to be an 'album album' (if you know what i mean). We have continued making music and you can check out more stuff at www.theshiveringtimbers.com ( 1 reviews ) Topics: songs from ether, diy, alternative, new music, homemade, bedroom, rustic, eclectic, album,...
Unlike the relatively mellow domestic tranquility of our first album, 'Songs From Ether', this one is fuelled by alcohol, disillusionment & breakups. Another electronic folk offering from Steve Mayhew & Damian Mah. We are still making music together and more recent exploits can be viewed here: www.theshiveringtimbers.com ( 1 reviews ) Topics: electronic folk, alcohol, breakup, damian mah, steve mayhew, blues, diy
"The future can be found in many places. It can be seen reflected in the eyes of those who are privileged to look at it." The narrative is from a (now) public domain film of the same name made in 1950, about the development of microwave radio transmission and the transistor. What is lovely about viewing this now is the timelessness of the message contained within; the will to find newer, faster ways to communicate. "In my view of the future the novelty will wear off. The... ( 4 reviews )
CLAYBOURNE Welcome to Claybourne, the small, scenic township in the far north of New Zealand’s North Island. It’s a friendly little town - home to a pub, a general store, a service station and, up on the hill, the southernmost communication satellite station of American communication giant, Koestler Industries. Thompson is an American holidaying in New Zealand after his breakup nearly led to a breakdown. He receives a message from his employers that there’s a problem at the station up... ( 9 reviews ) Topics: OTRR, Old Time Radio Researchers Group, Old Time Radio, OTRR Set, Claybourne, OTRR - 2006-12